Level 6 Digital Marketing Apprenticeship - Amgen

Cogent Ssc
240 Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 0WD
£20,000.00 annually
19 Feb 2021
28 Feb 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
Amgen is committed to Oncology, and currently have a robust pipeline with several Oncology molecules in development which target some of the most complex and important oncology disease areas. The successful candidate will work directly in the marketing team supporting our drive of ensuring access to our current and future pipeline brands, enabling us to continue to reach the many thousands of patients that need our products and that we continue to make the 'Amgen Difference' to people's lives.

During this program you will work directly with the Brand Leads and Marketing Associates to deliver digital campaigns in line with our UK goals and financial objectives. You will provide vital support for a variety of activities including brand strategy and campaigns, internal communications, digital asset development, launch and maintenance. You will be encouraged to take on more accountability over time and will be provided with guidance and training to enable this.

Marketing & Strategy Execution to Maximise Revenues:
  • Support development of marketing plans and digital tactical plans
  • Support execution of brand strategies - contribute to execution of key brand programs to maximise impact of activities through optimal channel mix, including newer channels so as to meet/exceed local revenue targets
  • Contribute to in-country cross functional team, including coordinating and supporting the activities of members of the team as appropriate in order to achieve success
  • Develop relations with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Support the planning, spending & controlling of budgets across the portfolio taking on individual responsibilities for define projects as agreed for own areas of responsibility

Customer Engagement & Insight:
  • Collaborate with customer facing team to help drive alignment with overall brand strategies and incorporation of market feedback and to support strong external stakeholder & customer engagement
  • Contribute to the collection & understanding of customer and patient insights for inclusion into marketing plans
  • Conduct all activities and make all decisions in accordance with the Company policies & SOPs, Amgen Values, & regulatory guidelines (ABPI) - training will be provided

Be part of our team:
  • You would be joining a dynamic marketing department working across the portfolio of Oncology and Haematology brands during which you will be working alongside highly skilled marketers within the UK Oncology Business Unit team. You will be involved in multiple different aspects of the marketing mix, including interactions with customers and insight generation, operational planning and tactical execution

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Understanding of simple marketing principles (e.g. 4 Ps; Product, Price, Promotion, Place, Boston Matrix). Basic understanding and appreciation of pharmaceutical marketing with interest in vaccines
  • High level of attention to detail and ability to effectively prioritise
  • Good communication and presentation skills

Personal qualities

  • Ethics and Integrity
  • An appreciation of multichannel marketing and marketing channel mix, including digital
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Desired qualifications

  • A minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent, such as a BTEC or successful completion of the Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship)
  • 3 GCSE's at grade C (4) or above, of which English and maths are essential (NB Functional or Key Skills at Level 2 are also accepted as an alternative)

Future prospects

What you can expect of us:
  • You will have access to a mentor who is on hand to guide you through each stage of yourlearning journey, providing you with clear aims and objectives. They will keep in regular contact with you and instil the confidence that you can achieve
  • You will have access to a Virtual Learning Environment with all of your qualification content, additional learning resources and all the step-by-step support you need to ensure your success
  • Training will be part of contracted hours making up the working week
  • Work based and knowledge competencies to be delivered in line with the Marketing Apprenticeship Standard guidelines

Things to consider

  • Please ensure that you currently live within commutable distance of Amgen Cambridge
  • There may be flexibility to work on site at Amgen Uxbridge, however this is not guaranteed and so please ensure you have looked into this before applying